Tag: Bay

  • From boba to bingsu: Best Asian desserts of the Bay

    Amid the sweltering fall quarter heat, we are all looking for fun, new and refreshing dessert spots to cool down at. Maybe it is a different soft serve place from your usual. Maybe you are in the mood to try something totally different. Whatever your craving is for, below is a list of the seven best…

  • SoCo Spotlight: Sophomores set sail in Monterey Bay

    Like navigating the ocean, piloting a three-week Sophomore College (SoCo) class centered around working on a ship can be unpredictable and tumultuous. Ample opportunity exists for plans to change — especially when the ship is not there. The Western Flyer, a historic ship famed for use by John Steinbeck in the 1940s, was expected to…

  • What’s in a name? Philanthropic histories bridge buildings across the Bay

    Walking through the University of California, Berkeley campus, a Stanford student may be struck by déjà vu. Some of the building names on the two campuses are identical — but does it boil down to mere coincidence? Looking closely, the stories behind these building names are a reminder of the decades-long history that bonds us…

  • ‘Bring them home’: Bay Area community rallies on campus for hostages’ return

    Dozens of students and Bay Area residents participated in a car parade on Saturday afternoon to call for the return of people taken hostage by Hamas. The parade occurs amid a reported rise of hate crimes targeting Jewish, Muslim and Arab students on campus tied to tensions over the Israel-Gaza war. Organized by both Stanford and non-Stanford community…